Gesellschaft fr Informatik e.V.

Lecture Notes in Informatics

Enterprise Modelling and Information Systems Architectures, Proceedings of the Workshop in Klagenfurt, Austria, 24.- 25. October 2005 P-75, 236-249 (2005).



Jörg Desel, Ulrich Frank (eds.)


Controllability of open workflow nets

K. Schmidt


An open workflow net is basically a workflow net extended with a message passing interface. Open workflow nets are adequate models for services or parts of inter-organizational business processes. We investigate the problem of controlla ilit , a natural counterpart of soundness in classical workflow nets (as studied by van der Aalst). We distinguish centralized, distributed, and local controllability and provide solutions to all problems.

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